Blackhawks fall to Brookville in Jet Holiday Tournament

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Aron Hunt scores for MV Blackhawks in Jet Holiday Tournament game with Brookville. (Gaylen Blosser photo)

PITSBURG – The Brookville Blue Devils put 12 players in the scoring column in defeating the Mississinwa Valley Blackhawks 79-18 in the Jet Holiday Tournament consolation game.

Mississinawa Valley cheerleader cheer on Blackhawks at Jet Holiday Tournament. (Gaylen Blosser photo)

“We have to handle the ball in tough situations,” said Mississinawa Valley Coach Cole Hamilton. “We have to take care of the rock and see if we can score on the offensive end.”

Wyatt Stump puts up a shot for MV in matchup with Brookville. (Gaylen Blosser photo)

Brookville jumped out to a 17-5 score after one period of play and took period No. 2 by a 22-5 count to lead 39-10 at the halftime break.

“They put pretty good ball pressure on us,” Hamilton stated, “and couldn’t handle it.”

Bryson Gower drives to Hawks basket in road game with Blue Devils. (Gaylen Blosser photo)

The Blue Devils made it a 63-16 game after three complete taking the third quarter by a 24-6 count and put the game away in the fourth outscoring the Hawks 16-2.

“I thought the effort was there,” Coach Hamilton said. “Some of our easy shots didn’t fall. Give credit to Brookville, the Wood kid had a nice game for them. They got a couple of easy transition points on us that led to the win.”

Jace Wood led Brookville and all scorers with a game-high 16 points.

BOXSCORE:

BROOKVILLE – J. Wood 16, B. Smart 12, Dom King 11, C. Crabtree 11, B. Fisher 7, C. Lawson 5, K. Mehr 4, L. Lamb 4, C. Collins 3, B. Boston 2, A. Lamb 2, B. King 2 – TOTALS 29 6-3 6 79

MISSISSINAWA VALLEY – A. Hunt 9, W. Stump 3, J. Beanblossom 2, B. Gower 2, C. Scott 2 – TOTALS 6 1-4 1 18

3-POINTERS

Brookville 6 (B. Fisher 1, D. King 1, C. Crabtree 1, C. Lawson 1, C. Collins 1, J. Wood 1)

Mississinawa Valley 1 (W. Stump 1)

SCORE by QUARTERS

17-22-24-16 79 Brookville

05-05-06-02 18 Mississinawa Valley

Jaxin Beanblossom scores for Mississinawa Valley vs Brookville. (Gaylen Blosser photo)
Cing Scott drives to the MV basket in Jet Holiday Tournament action with Brookville. (Gaylen Blosser photo)